Youth-Led Project Officer

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Peer Educators Network (PEN)
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Position: Youth-Led Project Officer
Project: UNICEF Innovations Lab Kosovo
Application Deadline: 12 July 2020

Preferable starting Date: 20 July 2020


NGO Peer Educators Network (PEN) advertises a vacancy announcement for Youth-Led Project Officer for Innovations Lab Kosovo, a program of UNICEF implemented by PEN.


  • Work closely with Programme Coordinator’s and Project Officers;
  • Conduct monitoring and evaluation of Innovations Lab-supported youth-led projects in compliance with UNICEF’s established monitoring standards;
  • Support the team to oversee a portfolio of youth-led projects from inception through implementation to conclusion;
  • Provide support and guidance to programme participants on sustainability and revenue models, by following closely projects’ flow and activities;
  • Assist in the preparation and implementation of Innovations Lab Workshops - mobilizing young people to participate in Innovations Lab Kosovo initiatives by conducting outreach activities in the form of mini-workshops;
  • Assist in the preparation and implementation of Innovations Lab Workshops and Social events;
  • Support the preparation and implementation of youth network activities;
  • Contribute to the monitoring and documentation of the above, including the longitudinal monitoring of activities and participant outcomes;
  • Contribute to maintaining collaborations and extending partnerships with relevant stakeholders.


  • Relevant university degree, i.e., Social Studies,
  • A minimum of 2 year of work experience in relevant fields,
  • Highly motivated, takes initiative; is flexible and, works independently and as well as in teams;
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills; comfortable leading large groups
  • Fluency in Albanian, both writen and spoken
  • English is essential, both written and spoken; knowledge of Serbian is an
  • Possession of driving license (Category B) is

Men and women are equally encouraged to apply for this position.

All interested candidates should send their CV, a letter of motivation and proving their list of references at this email: the latest by 12.07.2020. When sending the application please add the subject line: “Youth-Led Project Officer “. Applicants who meet the qualification criteria, send all documents and are short listed will be notified for an interview.